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Oct 8, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Sandeep Johri tells us about Syncthing and how he uses it. Gheorghe Curelet-Balan discusses Bitcoin and blockchains. See kwlug.org/node/1177 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, syncthing, bitcoin, blockchain
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Sep 10, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Sandeep Johri describes his home network setup. Mikalai Birukou introduces PrivacySafe and 3NWeb, which allow you to run secure private servers in your home. See kwlug.org/node/1154 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Unfortunately, the audio quality is terrible this podcast -- the microphone kept cutting out.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, privacysafe, 3nweb
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Aug 14, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Andrew Cant introduces the KWDashboard project, and Jason Eckert offers a survival guide to Vim. See kwlug.org/node/1170 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, pluto, vim
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Jul 9, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Mikalai Birukou discusses Docker and Docker Swarm. Paul Nijjar discusses terminal window applications. See kwlug.org/node/1169 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped. Also, the recorder stopped recording unexpectedly a couple of times, so we lost several minutes of audio.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, terminal, docker swarm
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Jun 6, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Sergio Durigan provides an introduction to GDB, the GNU Debugger. See kwlug.org/node/1153 or additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, gdb
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May 7, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Nathan Fish explains IPFS, the Interplanetary File System. Doug Moen demonstrates developments in Curv, the programming language he developed. See kwlug.org/node/1150 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, ipfs, curv
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Apr 2, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Bob B discusses the virtualization distribution Proxmox, and the vulnerability scanner OpenVAS. Victor Kofia discusses the Nix programming language, the Nix package manager and the NixOS distribution. Unfortunately, once again we had some A/V issues during the meeting: the recording of the end of Bob's presentation got cut off, and Victor had projector issues. See kwlug.org/node/1149 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, proxmox, openvas, nixos
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Mar 5, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Chris Irwin presents UEFI (the Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) and Jason Eckert discusses Pop!_OS, an Ubuntu remix focusing on developer productivity. Unfortunately, Jason's microphone cut out halfway through his presentation, so we lost a lot of audio. See kwlug.org/node/1145 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, uefi, pop!_os
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Feb 5, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Tim Laurence discusses tools to identify operating system bottlenecks. Brent Clements demonstrates a variety of hardware emulators. See kwlug.org/node/1143 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast
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Jan 8, 2019 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Lanny Cox discusses tiling window managers in general and i3 in particular; Jason Eckert discusses the Windows Subsystem for Linux. See kwlug.org/node/1142 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, wsl, windows subsystem for linux, i3, tiling window managers
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Dec 4, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Mikalai Birokou talks about containerization and LXD. Jason Eckert illustrates fun things you can do with SSH. See kwlug.org/node/1138 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Unfortunately we had technical difficulties recording audio for this podcast, so the first part of the LXD presentation was cut off.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, lxd, ssh
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Nov 6, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Mark Steffen discusses website vulnerability scanning, including the OWASP ZAP analysis tool. See kwlug.org/node/1127 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, owasp zap
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Oct 14, 2018 The Working Centre
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All-candidates meeting for Regional Chair at the Region of Waterloo.  The meeting was recorded at the Queen Street Commons on October 10, 2018. In order of opening statement, the candidates were Jay Aissa, Karen Redman, Jan d'Ailly and Rob Deutschmann. The moderator was Martin de Groot. 00:02:41 - Opening statements 00:15:15 - There should be no brick-and-mortar safe consumption sites. There should be citizen input into the chief of police. 00:22:35 - Do you support ranked ballots? 00:26:56 -...
Topics: municipal election 2018, kitchener, wrvotes, ontario, politics
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Oct 8, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Khalid Baheyeldin discusses microcontrollers in the Arduino ecosystem, Micropython and cloud-free home automation with Home Assistant. See kwlug.org/node/1121 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. 
Topics: kwlug, podcast, arduino, micropython, home assistant
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Sep 29, 2018 The Working Centre
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All-candidates meeting for Kitchener candidates for Regional Council. The meeting was recorded at the Queen Street Commons on September 26, 2018. In order of opening statement, the candidates were Fauzia Mazhar, Ted Martin, Kari Williams, Tom Hiller, Tom Galloway, Michael Harris, Geoff Lorentz, and Elizabeth Clarke. Jason House was unable to attend. The moderator was Martin de Groot. Unfortunately the microphone was not working at the beginning of the event, and during the event there was quite...
Topics: municipal election 2018, kitchener, wrvotes, ontario, politics
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Sep 23, 2018 The Working Centre
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All-candidates meeting for Kitchener City Council, Ward 10. The meeting was recorded at the Queen Street Commons on September 19, 2018. In order of opening statement, the candidates were Sarah Marsh and Peter Meier. The moderator was Beth Weisberg. 00:05:00 - Opening Statements 00:11:10 - Snow removal on sidewalks. 00:14:49 - How often do you agree with Councillor Gazzola? On what? 00:17:51 - How would you champion change in the planning and development process? 00:20:35 - Marsh: You recused...
Topics: municipal election 2018, kitchener, wrvotes, ontario, politics
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Sep 14, 2018 The Working Centre
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All-candidates meeting for Kitchener City Council, Ward 9. The meeting was recorded at the Queen Street Commons on September 12, 2018. In order of opening statement, the candidates were Philip Molto, Tia Rebecca Driver, Debbie Chapman, Melissa Bowman, and Steve Strohack. The moderator was Joe Mancini. 00:03:40 - Opening Statements 00:16:50 - The outgoing councillor lost a lot of votes. How can Ward 9 have a stronger voice? 00:22:30 - Strohack worked on Rob Ford's campaign. Justify this....
Topics: municipal election 2018, kitchener, ontario, politics, wrvotes
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Sep 12, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Colin Knapp discusses GitLab, including setting up GitLab Runners and deploying GitLab using Docker. See kwlug.org/node/1125 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, gitlab
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Aug 15, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Hubert Chathi discusses the structure of the Debian project, and Madison Kelly gives a high-level overview of high-availability and intelligent availability computing. See kwlug.org/node/1125 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, high availability, debian
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Jul 10, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Tim Laurence talks about how he set up a watering system over several years, controlling it with OpenSprinkler and a Raspberry Pi. Ben Turnbull discusses Qubes OS. See kwlug.org/node/1132 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. 
Topics: kwlug, podcast, qubes os, opensprinkler, raspberry pi
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Jun 5, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Jim Kelsh discusses the use of desktop Linux, including work, play and maintenance. Hadi Moshayedi discusses index types in the PostgreSQL database. See kwlug.org/node/1119 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, desktop, opensuse, postgresql
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May 8, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Khalid Baheyeldin discusses his backup strategies using dump, and Colin Knapp discusses Mail-in-a-Box. See kwlug.org/node/1120 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, dump, backups, mail-in-a-box
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Apr 10, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Sandeep Johri discusses his journey as a Linux user. See kwlug.org/node/1118 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, kwlug
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Mar 6, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Jim Kelsh demonstrates how to install Linux, and Charlie Drage talks about his work with Kubernetes, Kompose, and Kedge. See kwlug.org/node/1111 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, kompose, kubernetes, kedge
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Feb 6, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Mary Loubele leads a hands-on workshop about installing Elasticsearch and using it to analyse Twitter data. See kwlug.org/node/1113 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, elasticsearch
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Jan 9, 2018 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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KWLUG members hold a roundtable discussion. They covered topics including MySQL replication, token ring networks, speculative execution in light of the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, the RowHammer vulnerability, and the geneology of operating systems. See kwlug.org/node/1108 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, spectre, meltdown, mysql, rowhammer
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Dec 12, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Doug Moen discusses the 3D modelling language Curv he is developing, and Jonathan Fritz discusses working at Mattermost, which is building a chat-ops open-source alternative to Slack. See kwlug.org/node/1106 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, mattermost, curv
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Nov 7, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Lori Paniak discusses how he planned and implemented a distributed file storage system using Ceph, ZFS and NextCloud. See kwlug.org/node/1106 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, ceph, zfs, nextcloud
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Oct 3, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Khalid Baheyeldin discusses how he got into astronomy, and the software he uses to help him take pictures of the sky: Stellarium, Cartes du Ciel, and KStars. See kwlug.org/node/1011 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, stellarium, cartes du ciel, kstars
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Sep 12, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Tim Laurence tells us how to ruin our lives with shell scripts, and Andrew Cant tells us how to map buildings in JOSM. See kwlug.org/node/1098 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, josm, bash
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Aug 18, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Bob Jonkman sets up conference calling with FreeSWITCH and FusionPBX. See kwlug.org/node/1090 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that this audio has had silences clipped.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, freeswitch, fusionpbx
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Jul 11, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Theo Belaire gives an overview of the Rust programming language and its memory-safety features. See kwlug.org/node/1091 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that we have truncated audio silences in this podcast. (What do you think of this?)
Topics: kwlug, podcast, rust
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Jun 6, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Nathan Fish discusses the Salt configuration management system. Ronald Barnes and Bob Jonkman discuss the XMPP setup they use on kwvoip.ca. See kwlug.org/node/1087 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, xmpp, saltstack
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May 2, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Aden Seaman introduces functional programming in general and Haskell language features in particular. See kwlug.org/node/1078 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podacast, haskell
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Apr 4, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Mark Steffen discusses OSSIM, an open source intrusion detection and event correlation system. Jason Eckert presents a brief history of Linux and Open Source Software. See kwlug.org/node/1080 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, ossim, history
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Mar 7, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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KWLUG members hold a roundtable discussion. There was a lot of talk about Docker, containerization and scaling out, but there was other stuff too.
Topics: kwlug, podcast
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Feb 7, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Jeff Voskamp discusses Let's Encrypt, and Jason Zvaniga discusses cryptocurrencies. See kwlug.org/node/1057 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, lets-encrypt, cryptocurrencies
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Jan 10, 2017 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Justin Filip leads a workshop/demo on setting up Vagrant for Ruby development. Note that we cut audio of the workshop when Justin was moving around helping people.  See kwlug.org/node/1055 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, vagrant, virtualbox
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Dec 6, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Colin Mills outlines the C programming language, and Chris Irwin documents his experiences with the mobile operating system WebOS in 2016. See http://kwlug.org/node/1051 for additional information, slides, and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, c-language, webos
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Dec 6, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Kris Braun discusses customizations within the OpenWRT router distribution. See kwlug.org/node/1048 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, openwrt
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Oct 4, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Nik Unger discusses his graduate school research, which consists of writing software to emulate the Tor anonymization network. He covers an overview of privacy, how Tor works, and the Linux kernel features he uses to emulate IP networks. Visit http://kwlug.org/node/1042 for additional information.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, netmirage, tor
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Sep 13, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Bob Jonkman and Chris Craig talk about their workflow for the Watcamp calendar (http://watcamp.com). Andrew Cant discusses principles of the Indieweb. Kirk Zurell discusses how to implement the Key Retention Service using Guile. See kwlug.org/node/1031 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, guile, indieweb, watcamp, key retention facility
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Aug 11, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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This month's meeting consists of five short presentations. John Kerr relates tips for producing Youtube screencasts. Bob Jonkman holds a keysigning party. Bob Bosiljevac demonstrates the ZBackup deduplicating backup program. Tim Laurence outlines tools used to diagnose RAM and CPU bottlenecks. Paul Nijjar explains VLANs in 15 minutes. See http://kwlug.org/node/1040 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, zbackup, shutter, gpg, top, vmstat, free
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Jul 5, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Chris Irwin discusses his adventures self-hosting and synchronizing his email, calendar entries, contacts and todo items. See http://kwlug.org/1028 for slides and additional information.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, caldav, carddav, baikul, khard, khal, vdirsyncer, mbsync, goobook
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Jun 7, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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This month features two presentations about the Raspberry Pi. Omar Atwa explains how he created an automated plant-watering system for his science fair. Khalid Baheyeldin describes how he got started with his Raspberry Pi, how he used NOOBS to choose a distribution for it, and how he created weather forecast and internet radio projects with it. See http://kwlug.org/node/1027 for slides and auxiliary information.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, raspberry-pi
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May 3, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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R. Brent Clements continues the discussion of sound in Linux from his November 2015 presentation. He covers ALSA and PulseAudio configuration, some helpful PulseAudio tools, and some sound applications. See http://kwlug.org/node/1019 for slides and auxiliary information. 
Topics: kwlug, podcast, alsa, pulseaudio, jack
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Apr 5, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Tim Laurence leads a tutorial on interacting with Docker containers.See http://kwlug.org/node/1017 for information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug. podcast, docker
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Mar 8, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Raul Suarez demonstrates how he used Imagination and DeVeDe to master a photo and video DVD. Bob Jonkman demonstrates editing video using KDEnlive. See http://kwlug.org/node/1024 for additional material.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, kdenlive, devede, imagination
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Jan 5, 2016 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Marc Paré presents Mageia GNU/Linux, and his experiences running the tax software UFile under WINE. Please see http://kwlug.org/node/1002 for additional information.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, ufile, mageia, wine
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Dec 8, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Bob Jonkman presents the GNU Social federated microblogging platform. See kwlug.org/node/992 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, gnu social, fediverse
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Nov 13, 2015 Paul Nijjar
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Paul Nijjar discusses how first-past-the-post works, how three jurisdictions (Lesotho, Scotland, and New Zealand) moved from FPTP to proportional voting systems, and what lessons we can take from the Canadian context. Audio and video courtesy of Kirk Zurell. Sources for the slides can be found on Github: https://github.com/pnijjar/fptp-mmpr-bargraphs and https://github.com/pnijjar/howto-win-pr-slides .
Topics: proportional representation, fptp, mmp, mmpr, lesotho, new zealand, scotland, canada, electoral...
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Nov 5, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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R. Brent Clements discusses how sound works in Linux, including ALSA, PulseAudio and Jack. He also demonstrates musical instrumentation using free software. See kwlug.org/node/980 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, alsa, pulseaudio, jack
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Oct 7, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Raul Suarez tells us how to synchronize files, focusing on Unison. See kwlug.org/node/973 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: podcast, kwlug, unison, file synchronization
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Sep 15, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Khalid Baheyeldin discusses his adventures copying data to a new laptop drive. The group holds a roundtable discussion about helping new users use Linux, and selling Linux to the business world. See http://kwlug.org/node/976 for slides and more details.
Topics: kwlug, podcast
Folkscanomy: Fringe and Off-Center
Aug 27, 2015 Fair Vote Canada - Waterloo Region
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Held at the Queen Street Commons. The candidates were Susan Cadell (NDP), Raj Saini (Liberal), Nicholas Wendler (Green). Conservative candidate Stephen Woodworth declined to participate. Moderated by Sharon Sommerville.
Topics: fair vote canada, federal election 2015, kitchener centre, Raj Saini, Nicholas Wendler, Susan Cadell
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Aug 11, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Andrew Sullivan Cant provides a gentle introduction to the git version control system. See http://kwlug.org/971 for links to his demo slides (you will want them). 
Topics: kwlug, podcast, git
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Jul 7, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Chris Irwin continues his discussion of the btrfs file system, covering snapshots and backups. See kwlug.org/node/969 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, btrfs
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Jun 2, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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John Kerr discusses his Raspberry Pi 2, and the group conducts an open question and answer roundtable. See http://kwlug.org/node/964 for auxiliary materials and more information.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, raspberry pi
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May 5, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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At this month's meeting, Marc Paré discusses the LibreOffice community, and Jotham Apaloo explains how he configured systemd timers to replace cronjobs on his computer.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, libreoffice, systemd
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Apr 14, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Chris Irwin presents btrfs. See kwlug.org/node/956 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials. Note that there was lots of animated discussion during this presentation, which the microphone did not pick up very well.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, btrfs
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Mar 3, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Colin Knapp presents GitLab, the self-hostable git repository frontend. See http://kwlug/node/954 for auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, gitlab
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Feb 3, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Tim Laurence presents the application isolation system Docker. See kwlug.org/node/948 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, docker
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Jan 6, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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This is part 1 of the January 2015 meeting. In this talk, Khalid Baheyeldin walks us through the process of flashing his Acer Iconia A500 tablet,  a free software distribution of Android. See http://kwlug.org/node/951 for his presentation slides.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, android, omnirom
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Jan 6, 2015 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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This is part 2 of the January 2015 meeting. In this talk, Nathan Fish discusses licensing. Note that there was a lot of in-audience discussion during this talk, which the microphone not pick up well, so some of the audio quality is worse than usual. Sorry for that. See http://kwlug.org/node/951 for Nathan's presentation slides.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, licensing
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Dec 2, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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This month's presentations covered configuration management systems. Joe Wennechuk discussed Ansible, and Tim Laurence discussed Puppet. For more information, visit http://kwlug.org/node/942
Topics: kwlug, podcast, ansible, puppet, configuration management
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Nov 4, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Khalid Baheyeldin discusses his adventures with libvirt, the virtualization abstraction layer. See http://kwlug.org/node/939 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, libvirt, kvm, qemu, virtualbox
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Oct 7, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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In this presentation, Jeff Smith discusses the DS_Cloud software for his Synology NAS, and Bob Jonkman carries out an extended demonstration of OwnCloud. For more information, see http://kwlug.org/node/931
Topics: kwlug, podcast, owncloud, Synology, DS_Cloud
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Sep 29, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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This episode was recorded during the Kitchener-Waterloo Software Freedom Day celebrations. Stefan Chirila discusses RawTherapee. Kyle Murphy discusses Inkscape.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, software freedom day, inkscape, rawtherapee
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Sep 29, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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This episode was recorded during the Kitchener-Waterloo Software Freedom Day celebrations. Andrew McAlorum from the University of Waterloo discusses Open Access Publishing. Oriana Sharp from the Region of Waterloo and Mike Bolvger from the City of Kitchener discuss Open Data initiatives at their municipalities. 
Topics: kwlug, podcast, software freedom day, open data, open access publishing
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Sep 29, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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This episode was recorded during the Kitchener-Waterloo Software Freedom Day celebrations. Khalid Baheyeldin discusses "Open Source for Fun and Profit"
Topics: kwlug, podcast, drupal, software freedom day, drupal
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Sep 13, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Adam Glauser discusses how to set up remote controls in XBMC, the media centre software soon  to be renamed Kodi. For auxiliary materials, visit http://kwlug.org/node/928
Topics: kwlug, podcast, xbmc, lirc
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Aug 12, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Khalid Baheyeldin discusses his experiences installing OpenWRT on his D-Link DIR-835 router. For his slides, visit http://baheyeldin.com/technology/linux/presentation-openwrt-kwlug-august-2014.html
Topics: kwlug, podcast, openwrt
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Jul 8, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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This month's episode features four short talks on a variety of subjects. Khalid Baheyeldin discusses his adventures in setting up an over-the-air TV antenna for free TV broadcasts; see http://baheyeldin.com/writings/technology/how-to-get-free-hd-tv-using-an-antenna-in-waterloo-ontario.html for links and additional information. Tim Laurence lists 10 reasons Linux sucks. Paul Nijjar discusses the setup of this audio podcast. Brian Bentley and Bob Jonkman discuss their experiences running an...
Topics: kwlug, podcast, audacity, linux, linux mint, installfest, shell, packaging
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Jun 8, 2014 Bob Jonkman
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Part 3 of the "Fair Elections Act" panel, because archive.org is having trouble getting my files any other way. See https://archive.org/details/2014-04-23-Is-The-Fair-Elections-Act-Fair for the other files.
Topics: fair elections act, c-32, politics, canada
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Jun 3, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Recording from the June 2014 meeting. Tim Laurence presents AppArmor. See kwlug.org/node/921 for additional information, slides and other auxiliary materials.
Topics: kwlug, podcast, apparmor
Folkscanomy: Fringe and Off-Center
Jun 3, 2014 Bob Jonkman
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A panel discussion about the proposed Canadian "Fair Elections Act", Bill C-23. The panelists were: Peggy Nash, MP for Parkdale-High Park Mathieu Doucet, professor at the University of Waterloo Sharon Sommerville, Fair Vote Canada Waterloo Region This discussion was organized by the Kitchener-Waterloo Social Planning Council, Poverty-Free Kitchener-Waterloo, Fair Vote Canada Waterloo Region, Waterloo Region Labour Council, Transition KW, Homelessness Awareness Week, and the Canadian...
Topics: politics, canada, c-32, fair elections act
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May 6, 2014 Kitchener-Waterloo Linux User Group
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Recording from the May 2014 KWLUG meeting. This meeting was all about accounting software. Chris Frey demonstrated ledger (http://ledger-cli.org). His sample ledger file is available at http://kwlug.org/node/919 . Brent Clements demonstrated GnuCash (http://gnucash,org) .
Topics: podcast, gnucash, ledger, kwlug